Bachelor of Science (honorary), Kyiv University, Russia, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy in Physics and Mathematics, Kyiv University, Russia, 1975—1982. Habilitation, Kyiv University, Russia, 1993.
Senior research worker Institute Semiconductor Physics, Kyiv University, 1986—1993, leading researcher, deputy head department, since 1993. Professor nanotechnology National Technology University, Kyiv, 2000—2003, National Aviation Institute, Kyiv, since 2003, Shevchenko State University, Kyiv, since 2006. Invited researcher Rossendorf Research Center, Dresden, Germany, 2004—2009.
Invited professor Tyndall National Institute, Cork, Ireland, 2008.
Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (senior ), Electrochemical Society.
Married Tamara Paley. Children: Nikolay, Anna Nazarova.